If there's a future for rock musicians to create music for classical orchestras, Bryce Dessner—Cincinnati native and guitarist for The National—wants to make sure it happens with integrity.
The final acts for the Bunbury Music Festival have been released along with a complete schedule.
Name a Cincinnati band with more than 40,000 Twitter followers and 88,000 Facebook fans. You'd be hard-pressed to guess Close To Home. The band has largely built its following away from home.
After much anticipation, the Bunbury Music Festival has released most of its 2014 lineup .
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? 9 On Your Side has teamed up with CityBeat to bring you the Top 9 picks!
Here's a two-step plan for attracting young adults into the symphony concert hall and preserving orchestras in the decades ahead.
One of Cincinnati’s favorite performers is coming back to the Queen City.
There were no Miley nor Kanye moments at the Cincinnati Entertainment Awards. No winners shed tears of joy. The evening needed to chug a case of Red Bull.
Much to the delight of music fans across the Tri-State, Willie Nelson will join a star-studded cast for the Buckle Up Music Festival .
Grammy-winning superstar Bruno Mars is set to make a stop in the Queen City during his “Moonshine Jungle World Tour.”
WCPO's Matt Peiken brings you out front of the Madison Theater to hear from a splash of nominated artists, then takes you inside for highlights from CityBeat's 17th annual Cincinnati Entertainment Awards.
The 17th annual Cincinnati Entertainment Awards presented by CityBeat were held at the Madison Theater on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014. The ceremony honored local musicians for their work in 2013.
The Bunbury Music Festival has just announced three major acts for this summer's event.
Can you give WCPO arts reporter Matt Peiken a reason to haul his drums up from his basement?
It’s difficult to say which is the greater Northern Kentucky institution — Bobby Mackey or his nightclub. After 35 years of making his way largely by performing the standards of his country music forefathers—George Jones, Buck Owens, Merle Haggard and his deepest influence, Hank Williams—Mackey has just released his first album entirely comprised of his own music.
Arts columnist Matt Peiken lays out his “Top Nine Discoveries” about artists, events and cultural oddities that shaped and sharpened his appreciation for local music in 2013.
A mother of three in West Price Hill may be without a home when the holidays roll around.
Few other American cities boast such a welcoming landscape for exploring homegrown music. It all begins with something simple yet astonishing: The bars most devoted to live local music don’t charge people to walk through the door.
Cincinnati's underground scene is coming together this weekend for a first of its kind event in Ubahn Music Festival , featuring A-list acts in one of the most unique venues in the city -- the transit tunnel underneath Second Street.
Jetset Getset is a trio of 16-year-old girls from Dearborn County, Ind., serving up a country-pop mix of twang, rock and do-wop, with underlying slices of faith and high-heeled cheesecake.